This week the children have been studying Judaism and learning about Hanukkah. They have learnt about the story of the oil lamp in the Temple as well as ways that the Jewish community celebrate the Festival of Lights.
The children thought about their families in today’s collective worship. They thought about who is part of their family and why they are special to them. The children helped plan and set up the collective worship.
Reception class have begun their journey in learning to read and write. Each morning they follow Read Write Inc phonics and practice the sounds they learnt throughout the day. They have made an excellent start and Mrs Wadey and I are very proud of them all.
In today’s class collective worship the children thought about how they are special. They gathered in a circle, lit a candle to show that Jesus is the light of the world and sang ‘Come and Join the Circle’, a well loved song in school. The children listened to the Creation Story, keeping in mind how Read more about Reception Class Collective Worship[…]
This week in RE the children are learning all about ‘Family’ and understanding how we all have a family name. The children participated in various name activities and below are some photographs of their decorated initial.
This week in class the children are focusing on number recognition in Maths. They have combined their number skills with technological skills by counting the spots on the lady birds and moving them to the leaf that shows that number.
This week at cookery club the children had fun making pizzas. They cut the ingredients then selected which ingredients they wanted to make their pizza, before cooking it.
The children in reception class have been having lots of fun settling in, meeting their buddies from year 6 and here are some of their very first school memories.
What a fantastic and emotional end to the school year! The whole school were joined by many parents and grandparents to say thank you for another wonderful year at St Anne’s and to wish the Year 6 Leavers love and luck for their journey into secondary school. It was also an opportunity to celebrate the Read more about End of Year Leaver’s Collective Worship[…]
Year 6 enjoyed a lovely teddy bear’s picnic with their Reception class buddies yesterday. It was a final opportunity for them to play games and have some party food together. The Year 6 children have thoroughly enjoyed spending time with and caring for their buddies and will miss them very much!
Reception had their graduation today. They all wore a cap and gown and received a scroll.They then had a celebratory buffet back in the classroom.
Reception took part in a sponsored walk to saltwell park.